Cloud Shepherd (previously known as Free Rein) is a trio based in Oakland, California. They specialize in soundtracks to an abyss.
Andrew Joron operates the Theremin and waterphone. He is primarily known as a poet and translator. Joron's most recent collection is Trance Archive: Selected Poems (2010, City Lights Books).
Brian Lucas plays bass and various devices. He is a visual artist and a former member of Mirza. He has played with Caroliner, Big City Orchestra and James Bloodbeard.
Joseph Noble plays percussion and wind instruments. He is also a poet and writer. His most recent book is âAn Ives Setâ (2006, lyric&). His first concert was Blind Faith.
This recording is a live performance recorded in the Auricular Records Studios for episode #13 of the (dis)PERSE Dispatch radio show broadcast on DFM RTV, Netherlands, produced and hosted weekly by Alan Herrick.